Strange sounds were the big theme this week on Audiofile as Robyn Hitchcock served up a sublimely surreal take on rock 'n' roll, Gruff Rhys stuffed some psychedelia into a lovely folk-pop tune, and the sadly missed Joe Meek displayed his mad sonic-production genius on the Tornados' "Ridin' the Wind."
-- David Marchese
"Ole! Tarantula," Robyn Hitchcock
"Fake Empire," the National
"Candylion," Gruff Rhys
"I Am John," Loney, Dear
"Ridin' the Wind," the Tornados